With businesses starting to slowly open back up again in some parts of the country, it’s important to understand how housing can have a major impact on the recovery of the U.S. economy. As we’ve… Read More »Why the Housing Market Is a Powerful Economic Driver
With the release of the latest Economic Pulse Flash Survey from the National Association of Realtors (NAR), results show that people selling their houses today are holding strong on price. According to the most recent… Read More »Rise to the Top of the Pool by Selling Your House Today
A big challenge facing the housing industry is determining what impact the current pandemic may have on home values. Some buyers are hoping for major price reductions because the health crisis is straining the economy.… Read More »What Impact Might COVID-19 Have on Home Values?
Some Highlights According to Lawrence Yun, Chief Economist at NAR, home prices are forecasted to rise. Results from the Existing Home Sales Report note that home sales declined in March due to the coronavirus, but… Read More »Today’s Expert Insight on the Housing Market [INFOGRAPHIC]
Earlier this week, we discussed how most projections from financial institutions are calling for a quick V-shaped recovery from this economic downturn, and there’s research on previous post-pandemic recoveries to support that expectation. In addition,… Read More »Uncertainty Abounds in the Search for Economic Recovery Timetable
In a recent survey by realtor.com, people thinking about selling their homes indicated they’re generally willing to allow their agent and some potential buyers inside if done under the right conditions. They’re less comfortable, however,… Read More »Keys to Selling Your House Virtually
Many American businesses have been put on hold as the country deals with the worst pandemic in over one hundred years. As the states are deciding on the best strategy to slowly and safely reopen,… Read More »Will This Economic Crisis Have a V, U, or L-Shaped Recovery?
There are two crises in this country right now: a health crisis that has forced everyone into their homes and a financial crisis caused by our inability to move around as we normally would. Over… Read More »The Pain of Unemployment: It Will Be Deep, But Not for Long
Some Highlights: A recent realtor.com survey revealed that buyers are still considering moving forward with the homebuying process, even if they can’t see the home in-person. While they still prefer to physically see a home,… Read More »How Technology is Helping Buyers Navigate the Home Search Process [INFOGRAPHIC]
The uncertainty the world faces today due to the COVID-19 pandemic is causing so many things to change. The way we interact, the way we do business, even the way we buy and sell real… Read More »Today’s Homebuyers Want Lower Prices. Sellers Disagree.